Definitions for jubilee, year of
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word jubilee, year of
The Nuttall Encyclopedia
Jubilee, Year of
a year during which it was required that all land which had passed out of the original owner's hands during the 50 years preceding should be restored, all who during that time had been forced to sell their liberty should be released, and all debts contracted in that period should be remitted, a requirement, however, which does not appear to have been very rigorously or regularly observed.
Find a translation for the jubilee, year of definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Discuss these jubilee, year of definitions with the community:
Word of the Day
Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
"jubilee, year of." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 29 Mar. 2015. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/jubilee, year of>.